First edition. 8vo. Signed by the author. Two-tone cloth and paper over boards, titles stamped in silver gilt on the spine, dark green endpapers, xvi , 360 pp., preface, acknowledgments, introduction, illustrated, portraits, maps, epilogue, notes, bibliography, index. Deals with the so-called El Paso Salt War of 1877. Winner of the 2007 Robert A. Calvert Book Prize. Jerry Thompson in a promotional blurb on the rear cover says "..... an exceptionally well researched piece of scholarship that goes way beyond what has previously been written. It is obvious from the first page that Cool has made great efforts to uncover every piece of evidence that might in any way shed any new facts on this dramatic but bloody event." As new, unread copy in dust jacket.
Inventory Number: 34000